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  • Audio CD (25 July 2011)
  • Number of Discs: 3
  • Format: Box set
  • Label: Nascente/DMG
  • ASIN: B005045YES
  • Other Editions: Audio CD  |  MP3 Download
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 52,707 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

Track Listings

Disc: 1

  1. Natural Mystic - Bob Marley
  2. Two Sevens Clash - Culture
  3. Rumours - Gregory Isaacs
  4. Under Mi Sensi - Barrington Levy
  5. Tu Pum Pum - El General
  6. Monte Adentro - Arsenio Rodriguez Y Su Conjunto
  7. Rebelion - Joe Arroyo
  8. La Salsa Llego - Sonora Carruseles
  9. Yiri Yiri Bon - Beny More
  10. El Negro Bembon - Cortijo Y Su Combo
  11. Back Home - Andre Tanker

Disc: 2

  1. Tabu - Cyril Diaz Orchestra
  2. Calypso Blues - Mona Baptiste
  3. Linstead Market - Louise Bennett & The Caribbean Serenaders
  4. Me Libere - Zacarias Ferreira
  5. Que Mujer Tan Chula - Vakero
  6. La Pava Congona - Andres Landero
  7. Elena Elena - Manny Oquendo Y Su Conjunto Libre
  8. Ensem' Ensem' - Scorpio
  9. Keep Them Talking - Garnet Silk
  10. Greetings - Half Pint
  11. Borinquen - Joe Valle Et Cesar Concepcion
  12. Magie Nan Caille - Isa El Saieh Et Guy Durosier
  13. Le Coq Chante - Joe Trouillot
  14. Hill & Gully - Lord Composer & The Silver Seas Hotel Orchestra
  15. Malanga Amalrilla - Cachao Y Su Combo
  16. Oh Carolina - Folks Brothers

Disc: 3

  1. J'ouvert - Laventille Rhythm Section
  2. Gade Jo - Mas Ka Kle
  3. Talk Yuh Talk - 3 Canal
  4. Que Mujer Tan Chaula - Vakero
  5. Rumours - Gregory Isaacs
  6. Tu Pum Pum - El General
  7. Greetings - Half Pint
  8. Under Mi Sensi (Original Version) - Barrington Levy
  9. Keep Them Talking - 10
  10. Two Sevens Clash - Culture
  11. Natural Mystic - Bob Marley

Product Description

Beginner’s Guide to the Caribbean features classic & contemporary examples of reggae, ska, calypso, mento, soca, Latin, dancehall, carnival & other styles that make up the Caribbean’s much loved musical heritage. Featuring classic artists such as Bob Marley, Gregory Isaacs and Arsenio Rodriguez, archival Caribbean recordings from Louise Bennett, Lord Composer and Mona Baptiste, plus dancefloor bombs from Half Pint, El Genral and Laventille Rhythm Section, Beginner’s Guide to the Caribbean is the most comprehensive introduction to Caribbean music available and features tracks licensed from the archives of Smithsonian Folkways & reggae label Greensleeves. 35 tracks compiled by DJ Hugo Mendez, the DJ behind the UK’s acclaimed Sofrito club night whose ‘Tropical Discotheque’ CD was recently released by Strut to great acclaim.

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I wanted an upbeat, fun, Caribbean music collection, this is ok but I wouldn't have bought it if I'd heard it first.
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Interesting mixed bag of Island music
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